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Florence + the Machine  has lit a fire under 2015, and the cooking pan is starting to boil over. The band released a single from their upcoming third album titled ‘How Big How Blue How Beautiful’ in grand fashion.


*Updated on 2/12/15

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The result is How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, a collection of songs, written and recorded over the course of 2014. Produced by Markus Dravs (Björk, Arcade Fire, Coldplay).

“It was sort of a crash landing” Florence freely admits, “I guess although I’ve always dealt in fantasy and metaphor when I came to writing, that meant the songs this time were dealing much more in reality.

Full album track listing

Ship To Wreck

What Kind Of Man

How Big How Blue How Beautiful

Queen Of Peace

Various Storms & Saints


Long & Lost


Third Eye

St Jude



This style of arrangement speaks volume once again from a band with endless depth.

On Thursday, Florence + The Machine is set to premier ‘What Kind Of Man’ on BBC radio.

The band has a selection of career breaking moments with festival appearances at Coachella and Bonnaroo.

The video was directed by:  and . Their use of nature and music tied together related well. It matched excellent with the band’s style.

Watch ‘How Big How Blue How Beautiful’ and gear up for the album being released in the near future.

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 What Kind of Man – Florence + The Machine

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Her limited vocals on this track draw me in even more. Florence Welch’s voice and energy is a natural form of medicine that is spiritual and passionate.

In addition to having a big summer tour in the works, the band is slowly releasing tracks from their upcoming album.



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